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Fragments: Jewish Life in Central and Eastern Europe, 1981-2007
The Post-War Photography of Yale Strom

September 10, 2014 through November 28, 2014

Exhibit can be viewed Tuesday – Saturday from 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Opening reception Wednesday, September 10, 2014 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

An exhibit of photographs by artist Yale Strom, documenting the Post-War traditions of Central and Eastern Europe’s remaining Jewish communities. To be accompanied by a concert, film screening and artist’s lecture. With support from the Hungarian Consulate and the Polish Cultural Institute New York.

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“Havdalah, Budapest” by Yale Strom

 

Dancing with the Enemy
A reading and discussion with author Paul Glaser

Wednesday October 29, from 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

adults $8 and seniors/students $5

Space limited. Reservations recommended.

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Dancing with the Enemy tells the gripping story of the author’s aunt, a Jewish dance instructor who was betrayed to the Nazis by the two men she loved, yet managed to survive World War II by teaching dance lessons to the SS at Auschwitz. Her epic life becomes a window into the author’s own past the key to discovering his Jewish roots. Paul Glaser is visiting The Anne Frank Center from his native Holland as part of a US book tour.

The event is sponsored by Five Dutch Days, an annual celebration of the continuous influence of Dutch arts and culture in New York City.

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All That I Am
A reading and discussion with author Anna Funder

Wednesday November 12, from 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

adults $8 and seniors/students $5

Space limited. Reservations recommended.

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Award-winning author Anna Funder will read and sign copies of All That I Am. Funder, author of the critically acclaimed Stasiland, delivers a beautifully evocative debut novel about a group of young German exiles who risk their lives to awaken the world to the terrifying threat of Hitler and Nazi Germany. Based on real-life events and people, All That I Am brings to light the heroic, tragic, and true story of a small group of left-wing German social activists who mounted a fierce and cunning resistance from their perilous London exile.

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Lashon Hara: On the Consequences of Hate Speech
An exhibition of textiles by Robin Atlas

December 3, 2014 – February 27, 2015

Exhibit can be viewed Tuesday – Saturday from 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Opening reception Wednesday, December 3, 2014 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

An exhibition of 20 mixed media works exploring the impact of lashon hara (“evil speech” in Hebrew.) To be accompanied by a series of workshops, discussions and artist lectures. Sponsored by the Jewish Art Salon.